Magda, art historian and Italianist, she writes about art because she cannot make it herself. She loves committed and political artists like Ai Weiwei or the Futurists; like Joseph Beuys she believes that art can change us and we can change the world.
Art historian by education, data geek by trade, art and book lover by passion, based in London in love with Europe and travelling around it. You can visit my book blog here: https://bookskeptic.com/
Candy's remote, rain soaked farmhouse clings to a steep-sided valley in rural Wales. She raises cats, chickens and children with varying degrees of success. Art, literature and Lakrids licorice save her sanity on a daily basis.
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Art historian (art lover, artist), coffee drinker, writer, Mom to 2 girls. BA in History and an MA in Art History. Favorite art style is Impressionism. Favorite theme is the Annunciation. Located in Central Kansas.
Isla graduated with a first class BA in Classics from the University of Cambridge in 2018. Her specialisms were Art, Archaeology and the Roman poet Ovid. After graduation she spent a year in Japan, where she interned as a curatorial assistant at the Fukuoka Asian Arts Museum. Currently, Isla is studying for a History of Art MA in London (part-time). Professionally (full-time) Isla is based in Kent as a director of an educational charity and a teacher.
James W. Singer is an art historian and fine art photographer. He earned a Bachelor of Arts in Art History from the University of Florida. Singer has sold works at local galleries and art shows throughout Florida. He currently writes “Painting of the Week” articles for DailyArt Magazine.
Errika has a master's degree in Modern and Contemporary History and dreams of becoming a curator. She writes articles about modern and contemporary art, fashion, and cinema. In her free time, she sculpts and paints miniatures and reads books.
Art Historian, she graduated from the Department of History and Archeology of the University of Athens and has a Masters degree in Art History from the University of Sussex. She is a member of the Association of Greek Art Historians.She has worked in the National Gallery of Art in Athens and in the 4th Athens Biennale AGORA (2013). She has taught Art History in the Municipal Art School of Aghia Paraskevi and in the digital university Iversity (Berlin). She was the assistant curator of the exhibition Inferno of George Pol. Ioannidis in the Italian Institute of Culture in Athens (2017-2018), where she presented the painter’s work in a lecture at the Institute. Her articles have been published in Ta Nea tis Technis and avopolis.gr. Recently, one of her short stories was among the winners in the 2nd short story competition of Ianos bookstore and was published.
is a fifth-year student towards her Master of Journalism degree, yet art has always been one of her biggest interests. She especially admires Impressionism, Postimpressionism as well as Realism. As a result, she can never get enough of museums, and therefore loves to travel the world.
Howard Schwartz is an artist, writer, cartoonist, calligrapher and art historian who recently was interviewed for the documentary 'In Celebration of Chaim Soutine's 125th Anniversary.' Please visit www.soutine.co to see the documentary and share his passion for Soutine. Howard also illustrated the book 'Caddie Tales for the 99 Percenters,' available on Amazon. He enjoys good vegetarian restaurants, art museums, art movies, and learning new things. His website is www.howardschwartzart.com.
Reader, writer and professional daydreamer (very accomplished at this last one). Huge fan of 20th Century illustrator Charles Keeping, totally in love with the stories of Robert Louis Stevenson and M.R.James, and fascinated by Mervyn Peake's Gormenghast trilogy. Sarah studied Music and History of Art and has been writing for Daily Art since 2016. She works as a graphic artist/illustrator, and has a Gothic heart (likes skulls and horror movies, and names cats after Dracula characters). Being undeniably visual, she feels directly connected by art and music to the people of the past and therefore their experiences and feelings.
"I believe that art is the only form of activity in which man assures himself to be a true individual and its capable of going beyond the animal state. Because art is an outlet towards regions, which are not ruled by time and space. And to live is to believe. That´s my belief." - Marcel Duchamp (1956)
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A Russian historian herself, Elizaveta has a soft spot for Art (and not only the native one). Based in Moscow and trying to get as many people as possible to become Art lovers in every city she goes to.
I like to explore how art changed our world and try to delve deeper into each artistic period. It is not only a work of art that fascinate me but also the lives of artists and their aspirations to bring meaning into the world.
Maria is a journalist from the end of the world based in Milan, she believes that art belongs forever to whoever claims it hardest, remembers it most obsessively, wrenches it from itself, shapes it, renders it, loves it so radically that he remakes it in his own image.
I believe that art makes us better people and gives us many ways of reflexion on the world of today, past and future. I am amazed and look every time through the eyes of a child. That makes me an art lover and a big admirer of Pablo Picasso. I enjoy visiting art galleries and take at least 40 different looks at the same work of art.
I am 22 years old, living near London and an aspiring Curator. I have just graduated from The Courtauld Institute of Art with a Masters degree in the History of Art, and I am a lover of painting, feminist art criticism and reading!
- Fine arts school graduate
- An admirer of Rococo and 18th-century history
- Kateryna teaches everyone to love Russian art as much as she does
- Kateryna is esthete who believes that Knowledge is Power
Ex political science researcher at the Jagiellonian University. Lover and promoter of Latin American art and design (via blog www.thebananas.pl). In spare time president of the board of FOH Foundation, non profit, pro publico bono organization whose mission is to further safety and professional standards in the entertainment productions industry.
Curious, hard working, and always open to learning, Italian student of Cultural Heritage Management, based in Milan.
She is in love with every kind of art, and she just wants to transmit her passion to others.
You can probably find her at some art exhibition.
Neurosurgery resident in Italy, who especially loves paintings and the relationship between Art and Medicine. Football addicted, lover of cats, mother of dragons (...that's not true, but I wish it was)
Student of language, literature, and politics. Travels, sails, and tends to appear at festivals. Discovered a passion for art and writing along the way. Currently resides south of the Pyrenees under the Iberian sun. Prefers pilsners to porters. Fascinated by Beckett, relaxed by Ravel, and firmly convinced that the Sex Pistols (damn the Ramones!) started punk rock.
During my University years, I drove my scooter to go to History of Art lessons and my route would take me by the Colosseum. I used to slow down when I approached the everlasting site. I must have been too slow for people's taste, as I was often called names by angry drivers. But I couldn't help it. I am a true sucker for beauty and aesthetics and I'll die one.
Urvi Chheda is artist and art researcher based in Mumbai. Currently, she has enrolled in MVA Art History at the Faculty of Fine Art, MS University, Baroda, India. She runs, swims, treks, and is learning Kalaripayattu, an ancient martial art form. She has graduated from the Sir JJ School of Art, Mumbai, India.
Anastasia has a BA in English Language and Literature and is working towards a MA in Art History. She loves learning about women artists and wants to right all of history's wrongs, one article at a time. Like her favorite artist, Keith Haring, she believes "art is for everybody".
Based in Canterbury, UK, Gokce holds a bachelor's degree in History and Archaeological Studies and a master's degree in Museum and Gallery Studies. Her favourite artist quote is "I believe art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time." If Gokce is not tucked into a cosy corner with a medieval history book, she can be found spending her evenings watching operas or doing jigsaw puzzles.
Noa is an undergraduate Art History student who lives just outside Tel Aviv. She enjoys traveling the globe, visiting exciting art exhibitions and overanalysing the hidden symbolism of various TV shows.
I'm still mastering the art of writing bios, so in the meantime let me throw you five random facts about me:I work in the DailyArt Magazine as the Assistant Editor and the Social Media Manager I wrote my MA thesis about astronomical accuracy in Space Art I have three adorable guinea pigs I am a fan of weekend getaways I have two spleens (why? nobody knows.)
Based in Paris, Dévra is a young Brazilian artist trying to discover herself. During the graduation in Audiovisual, she learned in art something she already felt with heart: its power to change the world.
Abreeza is a Mississippi native with a strong passion for all things art. In 2018, she graduated from the University of Southern Mississippi, earning a B.A. in Art with minors in Art History and French. As a teacher, she is learning more about her craft and passing on the importance of art history, creativity, and observation to her students.In her free time, she continues to independently produce linocuts, monotypes, and drawings while spending an equal amount of time cuddling with her cat.
Charlotte is a writer and editor based in Barcelona, Spain. After earning her MA in Politics and Contemporary History, she moved to Rome and later Barcelona. Being exposed to the vast array of classical and contemporary art in these diverse European cities, she developed a passion for art. Now, she writes content for arts, travel and lifestyle publications. When she’s not working, you can find her checking out the city’s exhibitions and sipping on the local cava.
Literary researcher, Ma(Res) student and teacher of all things written. Based outside of London on the sunny side of Kent but close enough to the city to enjoy the coffee shops and theatres.
Kelly Hill is a Humanities instructor at the University of Louisville. She holds an MFA in Writing from Spalding University, and she loves Impressionist, Surrealist, and Abstract Expressionist art. She's been known to bore her friends and family with discussions about representations of gender in 19th century art. If she could only look at one painting for the rest of her life, it would be Degas’s The Star.
Hi ! Graduated from the Ecole du Louvre in Art History, I'm studying Heritage and Museums at the University Paris Panthéon-Sorbonne. Art became the center of my life through my studies but I also love to practice it, especially drawing and photography, my favorite hobbies.I hope you will enjoy reading my articles on DailyArt Magazine !
Craig Wakerley is a musician with a love of visual art. He is currently working on a thesis that compares the processes in music and art to find common techniques for representing up, down, far, near, colour and more specific techniques like chiaroscuro and Pointillism.
Roma Piotrowska is a gallery professional with a depth of experience, ranging from managing exhibitions and registration to producing publications and curating. As the Exhibitions Manager at Ikon (Birmingham) she manages the successful implementation of Ikon’s temporary exhibitions, publications and commissions. Alongside her work at Ikon she has also developed a freelance writing, curating and producing career. She worked on the development of Iraq Pavilions at the Venice Biennale in 2013, 2015 and 2017. In 2012 she worked as the Curatorial Assistant for the 4th Guangzhou Triennial (China). She has managed and curated many different types of exhibitions, ranging from solo shows to group surveys, commissions, offsite projects and festival strands. Her recent projects include Clipping the Church by Tereza Buskova (2016), Artloop Festival (2015) and Soon Everything Will Change: Joanna Rajkowska (2014). She was a Programme Curator and Co Director of PEA (2010 – 2014) where she developed the concept of its gallery Centrala, focused on showing artists from Central and Eastern Europe in the UK. She has authored several articles concerning art in magazines and exhibition catalogues. She also regularly produces content for her Youtube channel.
Degree in History of Art and a Master Degree in Artistic Studies - Museology and Curatorial Studies. I appreciate every type of art, but my heart floats the most around XVIII and XX centuries. You can visit my website here: https://lenaspetals.blogspot.com/
Cèlia is an Art Historian from Barcelona. She graduated specialized in contemporary art and finished her Research Master in Art and Design. She lived in Berlin for a year and came back to Barcelona where she worked as an Art Consultant. Her research focuses on the image, specially the post-photographic theory.
(Santiago de Chile, Chile, 1998) Professional photographer, specialized in analogical processes, and student of Restoration and Conservation of art at the UPV, Valencia. Multidisciplinary artist; poet, illustrator and photographer.
Art Historian and writer with a love for everything creative. I am especially interested in the connection between art and emotion, as well as being very interested in religious art. UK based.
Geoffrey Bunting is a writer, book designer, and historian. His work has appeared in History Today, Modus, History Magazine, on a number of blogs, and on Snarled’s Something Scary. He doesn’t like moths and can tie his shoelaces exceptionally well. You can find him here and on Twitter @geoffreyreads. You can read more from Geoffrey on his blog.
Barry has a range of degrees focusing on Eastern and Western Culture and is a creative writer of novels, short stories and artist profiles. He lives in Kingston, Canada and also resides in Chengdu, China.
I am an art history enthusiast, even if my main job is in Software Sales. Currently, I am preparing for a MA in Visual Arts. Dutch and Flemish Renaissance and Japanese Woodblock Prints are equally fascinating for me. Traveling, visiting museums and exhibitions, and immerging within the local culture, is another passion of mine. Together with my daughter, I live in Bucharest, Romania.
A recovering lawyer in Birmingham, Alabama, USA, who got a job working with octopuses at a lab in Naples, Italy during college. He spent the weekends looking at Renaissance art all over Italy, took an art class when he got back to school, and remains amazed and awed by human imagination, creativity and ingenuity.
A graduate of art history, in addition to being a lover of historicism and postmodernism, she particularly likes art theory and art critique, that's why writing about art is her story.
Katharina holds a phd in Art History. In her studies she concentrated on women and art. Now, she likes very much the combination of women, children and art. Her nearly three year old daughter has a great influence on this. Never before has Katharina been so often to museums as with her. Besides, Katharina is writing on her blog ArtStories.
After 15 years working in digital marketing, I now split my time between my digital marketing consultancy, alongside studying for an MA in Art History. I'm passionate about looking at how an artist came to create a piece of work, for whom and what was the political and social history and events of the time that influenced its nature and how it was or is now perceived.Specialising in art of the Classical period and the Renaissance, however equally passionate about non-European art. I live with my wife and 2 year old in the historic city of York, UK.
Jean-Marc Rakotolahy is the translator of Frederick Schiller's works in English. His has published a dozen books of such translations so far. He consumes Art regularly the same way other people consume food or oxygen. Hence his presence here at DailyArt Magazine. Visit his page www.schillertranslations.site.com.br
Sandra Boks (1989) graduated from London’s Courtauld Institute of Art in 2012. She currently works at the department of education at the Kröller-Müller Museum in the Netherlands. She is involved in the development of several educational products for families and special school projects. Since 2014 she coordinates the Philosophy team (with graduates from art academies) to create tailor made museum visits for schools and special target groups. She works together with toddlers, teachers, adolescents, outsider artists and elderly people to create surprising new encounters with art.
the swiss-brazilian-dutch architect who loves art, lowercase words and justified texts. she uses writing not just to fight against her perfectionism but also as a tool of reinforcement and sharing.
Her love for art has been contiuning since she saw fascinating italian art. For her every period of art is unique in itself but she admire Matisse for his brilliant art and she thinks art is the only thing to make us smile even when we are under bad conditions.
Curiosity had led me to infinite places, and art is the one I keep coming back to. I was a rapper singer in my early teens, but Mozart saved me from dropping school. Since I was a child, I write every morning my dreams and nightmares. I have almost 20 notebooks! I have been living in California where I worked at the Art Department leading the Image Resource Center at the University. Thanks to the digitalization of schools, now I am finishing my Californian’ degree out of Germany!